One Day Trip to Melaka from Kuala Lumpur brings you to experience Melaka(awarded as Unesco World Heritage site in year 2009) in a day. This is a private tour with experienced tour guide to ensure the best day of you in Malaysia.
Melaka or as it is previously formed as Malacca is one of the most significant port cities in the history of trade. Geography location situated in the Malacca Strait that connects South Asian sea and Europe to the East, the city was once the seat of the Malay Kingdom and has gone through several periods of prosperity and neglect, resulting in a city so unique, you need to see for yourself when you are traveling in Malaysia.
Due to its diverse nature with the city’s unique Nyonya culture (Chinese + Malay) and the influence from the Portuguese, the Dutch and the English, Melaka has plenty to attractions for travelers who are curious about the history or simply enjoy experiencing unique cultures.
Day 1 ：Arrival – Transfer to Malacca- A’Famosa-St.Paul’s Church- Stadthuys- Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum-Melaka River Cruise- Jonker Street
11.00hrs: Arrive in KL, pick up and transfer to Malacca .Journey from KLIA to Malacca will take approximately 2 hours.
13.00hrs: Lunch at local restaurant (Chicken rice balls).
14.30hrs: A’Famosa Fort(1511)– The settlement used to sprawl across a whole hillside but now only a lone gate (Porta de Santiago) remains. One of the oldest surviving European architectural remains in Asia.
15.00hrs: St. Paul’s Church(1521)-The oldest church his is the church ruins that situated on the top of the St Paul’s Hill. The hill was formely called as Malacca Hill.
15.30hrs: Stadthuys (1650)-Known as Dutch Square or Red square due to Dutch-inspired red buildings. It is the most recognizable landmark in Malacca.
16.00hrs: Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum(1861)– From the term Baba, an honorific manner of addressing a Straits-born gentleman and Nyonya which addresses a Straits-born lady. The house is a combination of three terrace lots that were acquired by the Chan family in 1861. Four generations lived in the house before it was opened as a museum in March 1985. Meander through the home of Baba Chan Cheng Siew (1865-1919) whose eclectic taste offers a glimpse into the richness of the culture and the opulence that was fashionable in many pre-World War II Peranakan homes.
17.00hrs: Melaka River Cruise – 45 min cruise ride, is a great way to see the sights of Melaka at a leisurely pace, in comfort and without breaking the bank .The Melaka River Cruise is the only river journey in South East Asia that takes you back through these 600 years of history.
* Foreigners RM 30 for adults and RM 25 for kids.
18.30hrs: Jonker Street Night Market-It is a famous Chinatown street opened on Fridays and Saturdays that sells everything from tasty treats to cheap keepsakes. There are a wide collection of fabrics, jewellery, wooden clogs, arts and crafts and other memorable items at prices you will not get anywhere else in the world. Visitors are spoiled for choice when it comes to delicious food; from piping hot grilled meat on skewers to Chinese delicacies like bak chang (sticky rice stuffed with meat and wrapped in bamboo leaves), dim sum, and popiah (fresh spring roll), visitors can easily browse through the many stalls and live performances in Jonker Walk Night Market
19.30hrs: Transfer back to KL.
21.30hrs: Arrive in your hotel in KL, tour ends.
Price & Terms
What is included?
All land transportation as per itinerary.
Driver / tour guide as per itinerary.
Lunch x 1 at local restaurant.
What is not included?
Entrance fees if there is any
Trishaw ride fees
River cruise fees
While most people will mention the architecture and history surrounding the Malacca city from it’s previous Portuguese, Dutch and British rulers.
The best way to know Melaka is by walking along the streets of Melaka. But, if you want to have something different experience, trishaws ride will be your choice. The trishaw will take you through streets and corners of Melaka’s historic city center. The trishaw can be rented on hourly or distance covered basis at The Stadthuys.
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